Learning Support Assistant


  • £65 - £70 per day
  • Wolverhampton
  • Posted: 06/08/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: LSA101607

Job Details

Learning Support Assistant

Are you a Learning Support Assistant who has experience working with challenging behaviour? Do you want to inspire and motivate students? This might be the role for you. We are working closely with an Alternative Provision that enables students to get back into mainstream education.

As a Learning Support Assistant you will be working closely with students that have been excluded from mainstream education.  Your aim is to inspire and motivate students to engage with lessons and continue their academic journey. The school operates a “Golden Time” system for students, allowing you to take part in and lead fun, engaging and rewarding activities, both onsite and at resource centres!

Duties of a Learning Support Assistant:

  • Working 1-2-1 with students
  • Making learning fun for disengaged students
  • Providing support to teaching staff when needed
  • Building rapport and trust with students
  • Leading on fun classroom activities


Ideally, you will:

  • Have experience working as a Learning Support Assistant or Teaching Assistant
  • Have worked with challenging behaviour
  • Be able to break down barriers to communication
  • Have a calm, patient and positive approach
  • Be able to challenge students when required

If this position is of interest to you then please apply now.



The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.


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